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Fleischman, Paul

Overview
Works: 125 works in 732 publications in 10 languages and 61,402 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Poetry  History  Paranormal fiction  Short stories  Humorous fiction  Young adult works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Performer
Classifications: PZ8.F5766, FIC
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Joyful noise : poems for two voices by Paul Fleischman( Book )
37 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,054 libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: Written to be read aloud by two voices-sometimes alternating, sometimes simultaneous-here is a collection of irresistible poems that celebrate the insect world, from the short life of the mayfly to the love song of the book louse. Funny, sad, loud, and quiet, each of these poems resounds with a booming, boisterous, joyful noise. In this remarkable volume of poetry for two voices, Paul Fleischman verbally re-creates the "Booming/boisterious/joyful noise" of insects. The poems resound with the pulse of the cicada and the drone of the honeybee. Eric Beddows's vibrant drawings send each insect soaring, spinning, or creeping off the page in its own unique way. A clear and fascinating guide to the insect world-from chrysalis butterflies to whirligig beetles-and an exultant celebration of life
Glass slipper, gold sandal : a worldwide Cinderella by Paul Fleischman( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 4,284 libraries worldwide
The author draws from a variety of folk traditions to put together this version of Cinderella, including elements from Mexico, Iran, Korea, Russia, Appalachia, and more
Bull Run by Paul Fleischman( Book )
21 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,714 libraries worldwide
Northerners, Southerners, generals, couriers, dreaming boys, and worried sisters describe the glory, the horror, the thrill, and the disillusionment of the first battle of the Civil War
Seedfolks by Paul Fleischman( Book )
46 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,666 libraries worldwide
One by one, a number of people of varying ages and backgrounds transform a trash-filled inner-city lot into a productive and beautiful garden, and in doing so, the gardeners are themselves transformed
Whirligig by Paul Fleischman( Book )
25 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,336 libraries worldwide
While traveling to each corner of the country to build a whirligig in memory of the girl whose death he causes, sixteen-year-old Brian finds forgiveness and atonement
Graven images : 3 stories by Paul Fleischman( Book )
21 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,993 libraries worldwide
Three stories that explore various aspects of human nature. In the only fantasy story of the three, "The Man of Influence," a poor but arrogant sculptor accepts a ghost's commission to carve a statue of himself committing an infamous murder
The matchbox diary by Paul Fleischman( Book )
14 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,962 libraries worldwide
Follow a girl's perusal of her great-grandfather's collection of matchboxes and small curios that document his poignant immigration journey from Italy to a new country
The borning room by Paul Fleischman( Book )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,682 libraries worldwide
Lying at the end of her life in the room where she was born in 1851, Georgina remembers what it was like to grow up on the Ohio frontier
Saturnalia by Paul Fleischman( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,587 libraries worldwide
In 1681 in Boston, fourteen-year-old William, a Narraganset Indian captured in a raid six years earlier, leads a productive and contented life as a printer's apprentice but is increasingly anxious to make some connection with his Indian past
The Dunderheads by Paul Fleischman( Book )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,444 libraries worldwide
Junkyard, Einstein, Wheels, Pencil, Spider, Hollywood, Spitball, Clips, and Google-Eyes team up to try to outwit their teacher Miss Breakbone
Eyes wide open : going behind the environmental headlines by Paul Fleischman( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,287 libraries worldwide
We're living in an aha moment. Take 250 years of human ingenuity. Add abundant fossil fuels. The result: a population and lifestyle never seen before. The downsides weren't visible for centuries, but now they are. Suddenly everything needs rethinking -- suburbs, cars, fast food, cheap prices. It's a changed world. This book explains it. Using politics, psychology, and history for altitude, Eyes Wide Open shows how to see the principles driving events and attitudes, from vested interests to denial to big-country syndrome. Here's the briefing you need to comprehend the twenty-first century
Big talk : poems for four voices by Paul Fleischman( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,248 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems to be read aloud by four people, with color-coded text to indicate which lines are read by which readers
The animal hedge by Paul Fleischman( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 1,219 libraries worldwide
After being forced to sell the animals he loves, a farmer cuts his hedge to look like them and teaches his sons about following their hearts. Suggested level: junior, primary
Breakout by Paul Fleischman( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,135 libraries worldwide
A young woman presents a play based on her life as a seventeen-year-old runaway whose escape from her foster home in Los Angeles is thwarted by an all-day traffic jam, an event which provides time for her to explore her free-floating identity, hunger for her unknown mother, and yearning for human connection
 
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Alternative Names
Furaishuman, Pōru 1952-
Paul Fleischman Amerikaans schrijver
Paul Fleischman US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
Пол Флайшмен
플라이쉬만, 폴 1952-
플레이쉬만, 폴 1952-
フライシュマン, ポール
ポール・フライシュマン
Languages
English (210)
Spanish (9)
Chinese (5)
Japanese (5)
Danish (4)
Catalan (2)
Korean (2)
German (1)
French (1)
Dutch (1)
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